Troubled teens. What teen doesn’t have troubles today. And, what family with teenagers isn’t trying to cope with troubles of those teens?
The term troubled teen applies to almost every teenager growing up today. From drug addiction to violence, teens today are at risk. Throw into the mix that teen self-injury, depression, ADHD and other disorders are on the rise and both parents and youth are facing unique and difficult challenges.
Parents of troubled teens often don’t realize how much help is available to them. That’s why TroubledTeenResources.org is committed to providing parents help for troubled teens. Whether your visit to our site is inspired by a desire to learn tips for parenting teens, to educate yourself about the nature of the problems facing teens today or to find resources, we’re here for you
Among the many options for troubled teens there are boarding schools, outdoor schools, boot camps, military schools, group homes, day schools. And, of course, there is counseling. This website provides directories of these services as well as information regarding each one to help you make the best choice for your troubled teen.
Raising adolescents today is not an easy job. Where can you turn for help and information? Try our resources section. Whether you’re concerned about your teen’s behavioural problems, drug or alcohol use, pregnancy, cutting or other out of control behaviours you will find tips suggestions and real help in this section.
Sometimes, parents cannot cope with their son or daughters issues without assistance. This is nothing to be ashamed or embarrassed about and you aren’t the only one. Our directory of services is filled with many options to help you find help.
Sometimes you just need to talk to others who are going through what you are experiencing. Unfortunately, it can sometimes be difficult to know where to turn to find others who understand. This online community is designed to help parents, grandparents and guardians connect with one another. k